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Dustin Hoffman confronted over abuse allegations by John Oliver at public Q&A

‘I can’t leave certain things unaddressed’, says talkshow host, who angrily questioned the actor about his ‘dismissal’ of harassment claims made against him<p>Dustin Hoffman and John Oliver became embroiled in a heated argument during a public Q&A, after Oliver confronted Hoffman about allegations of …

Sexual Harassment

The Pentagon is developing cyber warfare tools to fight ISIS

US Cyber Command chief Adm. Michael S. Rogers has created a dedicated unit tasked with developing a suite of malware and digital weapons that can be used to wage (a digital) war against ISIS. The Pentagon originally gave Cyber Command the daunting task of launching online attacks against the …

Netanyahu's New York travel bill included $1,600 for hairstyling

Israeli PM’s visit cost taxpayers $541,886 according to details published after months of efforts to prevent release<p>A visit to New York by Israel’s prime minister, Binyamin Netanyahu, and his wife Sara cost the country’s taxpayers $541,886 (£382,000) , according to a detailed breakdown published …

Juno spacecraft will reach Jupiter on 4th of July

SwRI team hopes spacecraft move is flawless<p>After five years of rocketing to Jupiter at 60,000 mph, the fastest object ever created by humans, NASA’s Juno spacecraft, must flawlessly slam on the brakes before its July 4 arrival to the radioactive and bitterly cold Jovian orbit.<p>“The whole mission …

Astronomy

A Harvard Psychologist Says This Trait Matters Most: 10 Ways to Make a Great First Impression

Amy Cuddy says people answer one question when they first meet you -- and that answer lays the foundation for a business relationship.<p>Say you meet a new potential customer, a potential employer, or anyone with whom you want to establish a business relationship.<p>Which matters more:<p>Showing that you're …

Trump promises to protect one group of Americans, to the exclusion of all others

By Colbert I. King<p>, Columnist<p>In his Friday speech before a conference jointly organized by the Faith and Freedom Coalition and Concerned Women for America, the Republican Party’s presumptive nominee, Donald Trump, told the audience of evangelical Christians that as president, “We will respect and …

Donald Trump

Florida nightclub massacre prompts Rubio to reconsider political future

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Senator Marco Rubio, who announced his retirement from the Senate after ending his Republican presidential bid in March, said on Monday he would reconsider his future after being urged to seek re-election in the aftermath of the Orlando nightclub massacre.<p>U.S. Senator …

Indonesia planning mass executions after Ramadan

Spokesman for attorney-general confirms that executions are set to resume after a hiatus<p>Indonesia plans to put 16 convicts to death after next month’s Muslim Eid holiday, an official said Tuesday, confirming executions were set to resume after a hiatus.<p>The death row convicts will be executed …

In Wake Of Orlando Shooting, Clinton Suggests Broader Terrorist Watch Lists

In the wake of the deadliest mass shooting in U.S. history, Hillary Clinton told NPR that in order to counter "self-radicalization," she wanted to create a team "exclusively dedicated to detecting and preventing lone wolf attacks" and possibly even expand terrorist watch lists.<p>She also called for …